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Wendell Randolph Grigg Papers

Finding Aid & Inventory

W.R. Grigg was a Baptist pastor in North Carolina and a long-time leader in denominational race relations on the association, state, and Southern Baptist Convention levels. His papers contain biographical information; correspondence; educational and professional files; literary productions (articles, book reviews, and sermons); articles, pamphlets, and speeches of others on segregation, race relations, and African-American Baptists, and racism; interviews; and photographs.

Biographical and Historical Note

W.R. Grigg was a Baptist pastor in North Carolina and a long-time leader in denominational race relations on the association, state, and Southern Baptist Convention levels.

Collection Overview

His papers contain biographical information; correspondence; educational files; literary productions (articles, book reviews, and sermons); articles, pamphlets, and speeches of others on segregation, race relations, and African-American Baptists, and racism; interviews; photographs; and professional files.

Collection Inventory

  • Biographical file
    • Biographical data box 1 folder 1
  • Correspondence
    • A (1971-1972) box 1 folder 2
    • B (1968-1972) folder 3
    • Bullard, G. M. (1969-1970) folder 4
    • C (1965-1972) folder 5
    • D (1970-1972) folder 6
    • E (1967-1970) folder 7
    • F (1957-1971) folder 8
    • G (1968-1972) folder 9
    • Grigg, Earl (1962-1963) folder 10
    • H (1957-1972) folder 11
    • Huggins, Maloy Alton (1956-1972) folder 12
    • J (1966-1972) folder 13
    • Jackson, J. H. (1970-1971) folder 14
    • Jully, Charles A. (1968) folder 15
    • Jones, Clifford A. (1968-1969) folder 16
    • L (1969-1971) folder 17
    • Leighton, David K. (1967) folder 18
    • Lyle, Kenneth R. (1970-1972) folder 19
    • M (1971-1972) folder 20
    • Mc (1968-1971) folder 21
    • N (1957) folder 22
    • P (1968-1972) folder 23
    • Parrish, James W. (1968-1972) folder 24
    • Perry, R. W. (1968-1970) folder 25
    • Pfeifer, Tom L. (1968-1972) folder 26
    • Pipes, Robert E. (1972) folder 27
    • Powell, Henry (1970-1971) folder 28
    • R (1968-1971) folder 29
    • Rector, Michael (1972) folder 30
    • Reid, H. V. (1971-1972) folder 31
    • Routh, Porter (1969) folder 32
    • Rutledge, Arthur B. (1967-1971) folder 33
    • S (1956-1972) folder 34
    • Sams, J. C. (1967-1971) folder 35
    • Sanders, Harold (1968-1970) folder 36
    • Sapp, James M. (1968-1969) folder 37
    • Scott, Cessar L. (1972) folder 38
    • Sears, V. W. (1969) folder 39
    • Sherrill, O. L. (1967-1972) folder 40
    • Silver, Matthew R. (1971-1972) folder 41
    • Sizemore, Elmer (1968-1972) folder 42
    • Smith, E. C. (1972) folder 43
    • Smith, Roy J. (1971-1972) folder 44
    • Smith, William N. (1969-1972) folder 45
    • Southerland, M. E. (1972) folder 46
    • Spencer, Leon (1969-1970) folder 47
    • Spivey, E. Lowell (1955-1957) folder 48
    • Stamps, C. S. (1971) folder 49
    • Stirewalt, Earle F. (1968-1972) folder 50
    • Stith, Chandler (1968-1970) folder 51
    • T (1972) folder 52
    • Terry, F. D. (1969) folder 53
    • Tester, J. Lee (1971) folder 54
    • Turner, E. B. (1971-1972) folder 55
    • Upchurch, Ernest C. (1968-1971) folder 56
    • V (1968) folder 57
    • W (1965-1972) folder 58
    • Walker, Donald V. (1968-1970) folder 59
    • Walker, Ian H. C. (1970) folder 60
    • Weeden, John T. (1968-1969) folder 61
    • Whitney, S. Leon (1966-1970) folder 62
    • Wiley, H. Wesley (1969-1972) folder 63
    • Young, Albert A. (1968-1971) folder 64
  • Educational files
    • Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY
      • Bible Introduction. Exam notes (1937-1938) box 1 folder 65
      • Bible study outline (undated) folder 66
      • Church efficiency (1938-1939) folder 67
      • Ethics - 232 (undated) folder 68
      • Hebrew (undated) folder 69
      • Homiletics
        • (1938-1939) box 1 folder 70
        • (1940) box 1 folder 71
      • New Testament notes
        • (1937-1938) box 1 folder 72
        • (undated) folder 73
      • Old Testament notes (1937-1938) folder 74
      • Personal counselling
        • Interviews box 1 folder 75
        • Revelation notes (1947 July) box 1 folder 76
    • Shaw University, Raleigh, N.C., citation upon the conferring of Doctor of Divinity degree (1959 May 25) box 1 folder 77
  • Educational files: family
    • Grigg, Dorcas Cornelia - Parents' confidential statement (1965-1966) folder 78
    • Grigg, Rebecca Lynne - Grade reports (1961-1962) folder 79
    • Grigg, Wendell Randolph, Jr. - Grade reports (1961-1965) folder 80
    • Grigg, Wendell Randolph, Jr. - Parents' confidential statement (1962-1963) folder 81
  • Financial documents
    • North Carolina Baptist State Convention and General Board expenses: Suggested budget (1957-1958) folder 82
    • Religious Book Club - Invoices (1963-1968) folder 83
    • South America Tour receipts (1968) folder 84
  • Writings and speeches by Wendell Randolph Grigg, Sr.
    • "All Our Body We"  (undated) box 1 folder 85
    • "Armament for Civilians," Forest City, N.C. (1942 February 12) folder 86
    • "Associations Do Help the Churches Accomplish Their Mission"  (1967 April 13) folder 87
    • "Baptists Cooperating." Baptist World Alliance (1956 February 20) folder 88
    • Biblical Basis and the Ethical Foundation for Cooperation. Ministries with National Baptists (1973 August 16) folder 89
    • Biblical Principles Concerning Human Relations (undated) folder 90
    • Black Baptists' Contribution to the Religious Development in America, Asheboro, North Carolina (1986 June 27) folder 91
    • Brotherhood, Our Unfinished Business (undated) folder 92
    • Challenge of Working with National Baptists (1966 December 13) folder 93
    • Challenges of the Public School in Our Day (1956 April 29) folder 94
    • Christ for the Whole Wide World (1953 February 5) folder 95
    • Christian Way in Human Relations (1955 January 13) folder 96
    • Church in the Racially Changing Community (undated) folder 97
    • Church Leaders Helping Churches to Develop Moral Integrity for Living in a Changing World (1968 February 15) folder 98
    • Communism and the American Negro (undated) folder 99
    • Concerning Christian Social Action folder 100
    • Concerning the Department of Work with Negroes in North Carolina (1957 February 8) folder 101
    • Concerning the History of Race Relations in the South, New Orleans Seminary (1961 March 14) folder 102
    • Concerning Implementation of Integration and Desegregation (undated) folder 103
    • Concerning Interracial Cooperation (1959 December 17) folder 104
    • Concerning Negro History lecture series box 1 folder 105
      • What is a Negro?
      • Concerning Slavery
      • Race Relations in the South
      • Segregation, Integration and Southern Baptists
    • Confronting the Contemporary Social Problems, North Carolina Baptist Assembly, Southport, N.C. (1969) folder 106
    • Contemporary Trends in Race Relations (1961 March 16) folder 107
    • Contributions that Will Be Made By Black Churches (undated) folder 108
    • Cooperation of Southern and National Baptists in Urban Ministries (undated) folder 109
    • Cooperation Through District Associations (undated) folder 110
    • Cooperation Through State Conventions (undated) folder 111
    • Denominational Strategies for Meeting Change (undated) folder 112
    • Department of Work with Negroes (undated) box 2 folder 113
    • Facing a Changing Community (1969 July 9) folder 114
    • Fighting Symptoms or Seeking a Cure (undated) folder 115
    • Future Needs for the Department of Work with National Baptists (undated) folder 116
    • Gratitude for Christ (1948 November 22) folder 117
    • Gratitude for the Christian Homes (1948 November 24) folder 118
    • Gratitude for the Churches (undated) folder 119
    • Heritage Lectures: Heritage Bible College, Dunn, N.C. (1980 March 24-27) box 2 folder 120
      • Another Look at Missions
      • The Great Commandment
      • The Priority of Evangelism
      • Christianity and Other Religions
      • The Meaning of Conversion
      • Foreign Missions (Evangelism)
      • The Total Mission of the Church
    • The History of the Biblical Authority folder 121
    • Home Missions Among Negroes (1959 June 16) folder 122
    • Hosea lectures (undated) folder 123
      • Understanding the Book of Hosea
      • Hosea: Prophet of Reconciliation - The Broken Covenant: Bankrupt Religion
      • Hosea: Prophet of Reconciliation - The Whirlwind of National Disaster: A Disorganized society
      • Hosea: Prophet of Reconciliation - The Holy One in the Midst of Israel: Redeeming Love
    • How God's Revelation Came to Be Written? folder 124
    • Human Relations - The American Dream, Durham, North Carolina (Feb. 24-25, 1969) folder 125
    • Importance of Biblical Authority Today (undated) folder 126
    • Integration - What Do You Mean? (undated) folder 127
    • Interracial Cooperation (1963 March 14) folder 128
    • 1 Perceive (undated) folder 129
    • Jesus According to Mark: Healer, Teacher, or Redeemer, Kernersville, North Carolina (March 18-22, 1974) folder 130
    • Juvenile Delinquency (undated) folder 131
    • Keeping on the Road Toward Freedom (1973 January 30) folder 132
    • Laborers Together (1963 September 26) folder 133
    • Learning the Way of Christ Through Christian Education, Hill Top, West Virginia: Hill Top Baptist Center (Aug. 13-15, 1974) folder 134
    • Listen: The Spirit is Speaking to the Churches (1969 November 23) folder 135
    • Local Church Cooperation in Evangelism (undated) folder 136
    • Man! What is Your Record? folder 137
    • Missionaries to Southern Baptist Convention on Race Relations - Petition of (undated) folder 138
    • Needs of Baptist Institutions of Higher Education Affiliated with Negro Baptist Church Organizations (undated) folder 139
    • Negro Baptists Have Made History folder 140
    • New Department of State Missions (undated) folder 141
    • New Orleans Addresses - Suggestions folder 142
    • New Wine and New Wine Skins (undated) folder 143
    • How About this Business of Witnessing (undated) folder 144
    • Our Racial Attitudes and Actions Affect World Missions, El Monte, CA: Brotherhood Convention (1963 May 25) folder 145
    • Pastor Helping People Develop Moral Integrity for Living in a Changing World (undated) folder 146
    • Patterns of Interracial Cooperation Through Baptist Churches of District of Columbia (1967) folder 147
    • Philosophy of Interracial Work (1959 July 9) folder 148
    • Preachers and Preaching According to the New Testament (Feb. 10-14, 1958) folder 149
    • Purpose of the Ministry (undated) folder 150
    • Quo Vadis? Whither Goest Thou? (1949 June) folder 151
    • Race and Relative Religion (undated) folder 152
    • The Race Problem in North Carolina folder 153
    • Race Relations and World Affairs (undated) folder 154
    • Racial Representation of Southern Baptist Church Membership - Report (1968 November 1) folder 155
    • Reading Report (undated) folder 156
    • Realistic Program of Scholarship for Ministerial Students folder 157
    • Rediscovering of Prayer (1983 March 14-18) folder 158
    • Relevant Preaching (1969 October 24) folder 159
    • Renewal in the Church - A Plan for Mission (Findley Edge) (1962-1967) folder 160
    • Resource Material in the Field of Cooperation of Southern and National Baptists, Southern Baptist Assembly, Ridgecrest, N.C. (August 17-24, 1960) folder 161
    • Role of the Preacher in the Pulpit (1982 March 15-19) folder 162
    • Roman Catholics and the Negroes (undated) folder 163
    • Segregation, Integration, and Southern Baptists (undated) folder 164
    • Separate But Equal - Possible or Impossible? (undated) folder 165
    • Sleeping Through a Revolution (undated) folder 166
    • Sources of Authority in Christian Thought (undated) folder 167
    • Southern and National Baptist Allies (1967 October 14) folder 168
    • Southern and National Baptists Working Together (undated) folder 169
    • Southern Baptists and Integration (undated) folder 170
    • Southern Baptists and Their Relations with Negroes (undated) folder 171
    • Southern Baptists, the Bible and Integration (undated) folder 172
    • So! You Want to be a Pastor, Kernersville, North Carolina (1986 March 1) folder 173
    • State Directors of Work with Negroes - Report (1956) folder 174
    • Stewardship Conference Studies (undated) folder 175
    • Strange Things and People (undated) folder 176
    • These Things I Have Learned (undated) folder 177
    • Universal Military Training for America (undated) folder 178
    • Urgency of Home Missions as Related to Foreign Missions (1954 January 22) folder 179
    • Unto a Perfect Man (undated) folder 180
    • Use of Words in Race Relations (undated) folder 181
    • What is Wrong with Segregation? (undated) folder 182
    • Where Do We Go From Here? (undated) folder 183
    • The Work and Problems of the State Director of Work with National Baptists (undated) folder 184
    • Working with National Baptists in New Areas, Atlanta, GA (1965 December 14-15) folder 185
    • Working with People (1972 April 4) folder 186
    • World religions folder 187
      • Hinduism
      • Buddhism
      • Judaism
      • The World of Islam
      • The Christian Faith
  • Book reviews by Wendell Randolph Grigg, Sr.
    • Mays, Benjamin E., Seeking to be Christian in Race Relations folder 188
    • Root, Robert, Progress Against Prejudice  (undated) folder 189
    • Weatherford, W. D., American Churches and the Negro: An Historical Study from Early Slave Days to the Present. Boston: Christopher Publishing House (1957) folder 190
  • Memorials
    • Tribute to Mrs. John Whaley (1967 July 18) folder 191
  • Sermons by Wendell Randolph Grigg, Sr.
    • Sermon ideas box 2 folder 192-193
    • Old Testament
      • Genesis (1938-1953) folder 194
      • Exodus (1935-1952) folder 195
      • Leviticus (1947) folder 196
      • Numbers (1937-1948) folder 197
      • Deuteronomy (1945) folder 198
      • Joshua (1948-1952) folder 199
      • Judges (1936-1942) folder 200
      • 1 Samuel (1936-1950) folder 201
      • 2 Samuel (1950) folder 202
      • 1 Kings (1935-1949) folder 203
      • 1 Chronicles (1939-1949) folder 204
      • 2 Chronicles (1939-1941) folder 205
      • Nehemiah (1934-1953) folder 206
      • Job (1940-1953) folder 207
      • Psalms (1934-1957) folder 208
      • Proverbs (1935-1954) folder 209
      • Ecclesiastes (1940-1952) folder 210
      • The Song of Solomon (1948-1953) folder 211
      • Isaiah (1936-1952) folder 212
      • Jeremiah (1935-1954) box 3 folder 213
      • Lamentations (1943) folder 214
      • Ezekiel (1936-1950) folder 215
      • Daniel (1939-1947) folder 216
      • Hosea (1936-1952) folder 217
      • Joel (1937-1942) folder 218
      • Amos (1946-1950) folder 219
      • Jonah (1940-1949) folder 220
      • Habakkuk (1940) folder 221
      • Zephaniah (1942) folder 222
      • Zechariah (1948) folder 223
      • Malachi (1936-1952) folder 224
    • New Testament
      • Matthew
        • (1934-1943) folder 225
        • (1944-1948) folder 226
        • (1949-1952) folder 227
      • Mark (1936-1952) folder 228
      • Luke
        • (1934-1946) folder 229
        • (1947-1953) folder 230
      • John
        • (1935-1946) folder 231
        • (1947-1953) folder 232
      • Acts (1934-1957) box 3 folder 233
      • Romans (1935-1953) folder 234
      • 1 Corinthians (1936-1953) folder 235
      • 2 Corinthians (1935-1953) folder 236
      • Galatians (1934-1953) folder 237
      • Ephesians (1935-1956) folder 238
      • Philippians (1936-1953) folder 239
      • Colossians (1934-1952) folder 240
      • 1 Thessalonians (1936-1950) folder 241
      • 2 Thessalonians (1943) folder 242
      • 1 Timothy (1936-1952) folder 243
      • 2 Timothy (1942-1953) folder 244
      • Titus (1942) folder 245
      • Philemon (1939-1948) folder 246
      • Hebrews (1934-1953) folder 247
      • James (1937-1952) folder 248
      • 2 Peter (1936-1951) folder 249
      • 2 Peter (1935-1953) folder 250
      • 1 John (1941-1953) folder 251
      • 2 John (undated) folder 252
      • 3 John (1942-1950) folder 253
      • Jude (1943-1946) folder 254
      • Revelation (1936-1950) folder 255
  • Writings, others
    • Adams, Bob, Switch or Fight - This Church had to Choose. The Baptist Program,  (May, 1969) box 4 folder 256
    • Avery, Julius H.
      • The Gospel of the Kingdom (undated) folder 257
      • Some Guidelines and Suggestions for the Associational Baptist Joint Committee (undated) folder 258
      • Toward Healing and Reconciliation Between the Races (undated) folder 259
    • Ayer, William Ward
      • After Death...Where? New York: Calvary Radio Fund (1944) folder 260
      • God's Mind Cure. New York: Calvary Radio Fund (1944) folder 261
      • Save our Children. New York: Calvary Radio Fund (undated) folder 262
      • Why is Christianity True? New York: Calvary Radio Fund (undated) folder 263
    • Baptist Metropolitan Ministries, Charlotte, N.C. (1972 September) folder 264
    • Baucom, Herbert W., Jr., Some Observations Since Listening (undated) folder 265
    • Beall, Jewell, Forest Watkins, and Wendell Randolph Grigg, Addendum to Jewell Beall's Paper on Retirees' Role in Urban Evangelism (1980 November) folder 266
    • Bentz, Janet, Camellia Fletcher, and Vernon M. Herron, A Model for Change: Engaging the Church in Social Action (1970 August 28) folder 267
    • Book of Sermons, rough draft (1956) folder 268
    • Boone, Irving folder 269
      • The Matter of Church Members in America (undated)
      • Problems Within the Church (1956)
    • Brimm, Hugh A., Personal and Social Disorganization: A Challenge to Christian Action. Toccoa, GA (1948 February 24-27) folder 270
    • Britt, James L., Christ and the City (1966 January 16) folder 271
    • Britt, James L., The Revolution of Rising Expectations (1966) folder 272
    • Brogan, Richard Allen, The Church Serving Outside the Walls - Interdenominational Cooperation (undated) folder 273
    • Campbell, Will D., A Man Had Two Sons. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt Chapel (1959 May 6) folder 274
    • Case History. Mr. H. Personal History folder 275
    • Chance, Jerry M., Analysis and Action in Work With National Baptists. Tallahassee, Florida: Florida A and M University (undated) folder 276
    • Chance, Jerry, Democracy and Totalitarianism? (1968) folder 277
    • The Church Fulfilling her Mission in Today's World. Lake Yale Baptist Assembly (1968 October 28-31) folder 278
    • Cofer, Bernice, Integration is the Church's Job, Too. Missions  (1957 January) folder 279
    • Coggeshall, David, You Are the Salt of the Earth (1972) folder 280
    • Connelly, Bill, Minister Works for Better Racial Understanding. Journal and Sentinel  (1962 December 16) folder 281
    • Cowling, Dale, A Christian Looks at Integration in Little Rock. Introduction (1957 September 1) folder 282
    • Cox, Norman W., God Did It! (1944) folder 283
    • Crawford, George D., The Ministry of Church Music. Atlanta Association of Baptist Churches (1952 October 21) folder 284
    • Crawley, Winston, What are we trying to Do? Miami, Florida (1960) folder 285
    • Dailey, Charles A., Managing Group Tensions (1966 December 13) folder 286
    • Davis, F. Benjamin, Orthodoxy Report. Biblical Doctrine of the Holy Spirit  (1972 October 30) folder 287
    • Dean, Kenneth, The Church Serving Outside the Walls - Poverty (undated) folder 288
    • Dean, Kenneth, Our Humane Resources (1968 April 16) folder 289
    • Desegregation in the Baltimore City Schools, Baltimore, MD: The Maryland Commission on Interracial Problems and Relations (undated) folder 290
    • Desmond, Robert, Reconciliation: Interracial Understanding (undated) folder 291
    • Easley, J. Allen, Race Relations in the Light of the Teachings of Jesus (undated) folder 292
    • Ellis, John D., et al, Black Churches Developing Strategies for the 1980s. Atlanta, GA: Home Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention folder 293
    • Evans, J. N., Jr., Changing Skylines of the Metropolis (1969 February) folder 294
    • Faramelli, Norman J., Eco-Justics: Challenge to the Churches in the 1970's. American Baptist Home Mission Societies (1972 March 21) folder 295
    • Fletcher, Verne, Collective Dimensions in Interracial Behavior: New Findings on the Dynamics of Social Change in the Area of Race Relations (undated) folder 296
    • Fleming, John W., Role of Christian Education Through the Churches and Race (undated) folder 297
    • Foreman, James, Manifesto. The National Black Economic Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan (1969 April 26) folder 298
    • Foster, Arnold and Benjamin R. Epstein, Report on the Ku Klux Klan (undated) folder 299
    • Garrett, Chan C., Racism: Defined, Applied, Correctives (undated) folder 300
    • Gillespie, Paul, The Universal Manifesto (1969 June 22) folder 301
    • Glass, Victor T., Philosophy of Work With National Baptists. Nashville, TN (1968 December 9-13) folder 302
    • Glass, Victor T., Southern Baptists and the Negro (1958) folder 303
    • Goss, M. M., The Third Dimension of Missions (undated) folder 304
    • Graham, Frank P., The Need for Both Wisdom and Good Faith. Virginia Quarterly Review, Vol. 31, no. 2 (1955 Spring) folder 305
    • Green, Leo Jeremiah, Lectures. Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY (1947-1948) folder 306
    • Guyton, David E., A Monkey's Meditation (undated) folder 307
    • Hadden, Jeffrey K., Religious Institutions in the Immediate Decades Ahead (undated) folder 308
    • Harding, Vincent, Black Power and the American Christ. The Christian Century  (1967 January 9) folder 309
    • Harding, Vincent, Response to a Panel on "The Church in a Valley of Decision'' (1962 October 30-31) folder 310
    • Heartberg, Joseph H., Integration and Integrity in our Churches. New Jersey Baptist Convention (1962 September 25) folder 311
    • Hendricks, Garland, The Urgency for Christian Higher Education (undated) folder 312
    • Here We Stand! Together  (undated) folder 313
    • Hill, Edward V., Negro, How Which Way? (undated) folder 314
    • Hinson, E. Glenn, What the Churches Can Do to Help Make World Peace (1983) folder 315
    • Hodges, S. S., Black Baptists in America and the Origins of their Conventions. Washington, DC: Progressive National Baptist Convention (undated) folder 316
    • Hull, Roger, Jr., The Cursing of the Fig Tree (undated) folder 317
    • Hulslander, Mac, Violence at the Church Doorstep (1971) folder 318
    • Huneycutt, J. C., Jr., Who Is My Neighbor? (1963 June 22) folder 319
    • Irwin, Leonard G. and Orrin D. Morris, Critical Issues in the Churches. The '73-79 Long Range Emphases Planning Statements of Need (1970 May 19) folder 320
    • Jack, Homer A., The Dynamics of a Black Caucus (1968) folder 321
    • Jones, Donald L. R., Tangelo Baptist Church, Orlando, Florida. Case History (1966) folder 322
    • Jones, Lorenzo D., Community Power, Racism and the Church (1968) folder 323
    • Kelsey, George D., The Christian Way in Race Relations. Principles to be Considred (undated) folder 324
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr.
      • Chaos or Community. NJ: Sidney Hillman Foundation (1967) folder 325
      • Letter from Birmingham City Jail (1963 April 16) folder 326
    • Lee, Robert G., Why I Believe in the Training Union (undated) folder 327
    • Lucas, C. B., Integration of Races in Evangelism folder 328
    • Maddry, Charles, Forward Through Closed Doors. Report at North Carolina Baptist Convention (1941) folder 329
    • Marais, Ben J., The Race Question. The US and S. Africa (undated) folder 330
    • Maston, T. B.
      • The Christian and Race Relations (undated) folder 331
      • Integration. Nashville, TN: Christian Life Commission (1956) folder 332
      • Interracial Marriage (undated) folder 333
      • Southern Baptists and the Negro, Nashville, TN (1954-1964, 1965 February 18-19) folder 334
      • Other Articles (1968-1969) folder 335
    • Maxey, Paul A., The Potential for Relationship Between White Anglo Churches with Black Baptists in the Urban Community (1973) folder 336
    • Mays, Benjamin E., The Churches Will Follow. The Christian Century (1964 April 22) folder 337
    • McCall, Emmanuel L.
      • The Black Struggle - How Can you Help? The Baptist Student  (1969 November) folder 338
      • Black Theology - What Is It? (undated) folder 339
      • Cooperative Ministries - A Move Toward Integrity (undated) folder 340
      • Creative Ventures in Race Relations. Atlanta, GA: Home Mission Board (1969) folder 341
      • Interracial Associational Cooperation. Atlanta, GA: Home Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention (January 1970) folder 342
    • McDowell, Edward A.
      • Build a Bridge of Understanding. The Christian Index  (1968 July 18) folder 343
      • The Historical Background of Race Prejudice. Capital Baptist  (1968 July 18) folder 344
      • The Race Problem and the Gospel. Capital Baptist  (1968 July 11) folder 345
      • What Do Negroes Really Want? The Christian Index  (1968 July 4) folder 346
    • McGavarn, Donald, A Plan of Action for Churches. Christian Herald  (1961 October) folder 347
    • Memorial Helps for Gold Star Memorial Services, Unionville, MO. Minister's Exchange Service (1945) folder 348
    • Miller, Herman P. and Dorothy K. Newman, Recent Trends in Social and Economic Conditions of Negroes in the United States. Report No. 347 (1968 July) folder 349
    • The Mission of the Church and the Race Crisis (1964 January 20) folder 350
    • Morgan, Edgar L., Ephesians. Westminster,South Carolina (1946 January 10) folder 351
    • Morgan, Edgar L., Replies to Inquiries About the work of the Spirit and Suggestions About Christian Life Conferences. Westminster,South Carolina (1946 January 4) folder 352
    • Morikawa, Jitsuo, Social Action from a Theological and Pragmatic Perspective folder 353
    • Moseley, J. R., Secret of Divine Renewing and Regeneration - A New Chapter to Manifest Victory. Macon, GA: J. W. Burke Company (1943) folder 354
    • Negro Baptists and the Freedom Struggle (circa 1972) folder 355
    • Neighborhood Action as the Emerging Thrust in Christian Centers (1968 November) folder 356
    • The New Testament Answer to Segregation in the Church Nichol, John W. folder 357
    • Nichol, John W.
      • A Word About our Witness folder 358
      • The Church - What Need We Yet? Ridgecrest Baptist Assembly, North Carolina (1969 August 15) folder 359
      • The Eyes of Your Heart (1968 June 9) folder 360
    • Oates, Wayne, The Pastor as a Marriage Counselor folder 361
    • Oliver, James A., Can Man Survive? (undated) folder 362
    • O'Neal, Jack, The Church Ministering Outside Its Walls - Understanding. Glorieta and Ridgecrest (1969 August) folder 363
    • Owens, Owen S., American Baptist Home Mission Societies Environment - Assumptions of the Board of Managers, Valley Forge, PA. American Baptist Home Mission Societies (1970 April 15) folder 364
    • Peale, Norman Vincent, Fred Not Thyself. Selected Sermond. New York: Marble Collegiate Church (1979 December) folder 365
    • Phillips, Baxter C., Growing an Inclusive Church. Ridgecrest, N.C. (1968 August 20) folder 366
    • Physical Anthropologists and Geneticists. The Nature of Race and Race Differences. Statement (1952 September) folder 367
    • Poinsett, Alex, The Black Revolt in White Churches. Ebony  (1968 September) folder 368
    • Porteous, Alvin C., A Theology of Institutional Change (1971 June 12) folder 369
    • Poteat, Edwin McNeill, No Discriminations. The Watchman Examiner  (undated) folder 370
    • Potter, Burtt, Jr., What I Think Needs to Be Done in Philadelphia. Projections for Southern Baptist Work in Philadelphia (1971-1980, 1971 February 24) folder 371
    • Powell, William A., The Financial Advantage of Being White and Educated (undated) folder 372
    • Preslar, Lloyd, Grigg is Pioneer in Race Relations (undated) folder 373
    • Rainwater, Lee, The Lower Class Negro Family and the City. Washington Executive Conference. The American University (1967 March 29) folder 374
    • Rustin, Bayard, Blacks Urged to Channel Rage into Positive Political Strategy. AFL-CIO News  (1969 June 28) folder 375
    • Rustin, Bayard, ``Right to Work'' Laws: A Trap for America's Minorities. New York: Philip Randolph Institute (1967 February 18) folder 376
    • Sanderson, Leonard, Witnessing for Decisions. Durham, North Carolina (1957) folder 377
    • Sauer, Val J., A Special People (undated) folder 378
    • Scantlan, Sam, A Dozen Ways to Help Your Pastor Succeed (undated) folder 379
    • Schroder, Ray L., Social Change and Implications for the 1970's (1971 February 17) folder 380
    • Sessions, Robert Paul, Are Southern Ministers Failing the South? The Saturday Evening Post  (1961 May 13) folder 381
    • Shepard, Samuel G., the Church Is a Changing Community (1971 May) folder 382
    • Sheridan, George, His Career One of Promoting Cooperation, Understanding. Biblical Recorder  (1975 May 31) folder 383
    • Sherman, Cecil, The Church - What Need we Yet? (undated) folder 384
    • Shipp, J. Wesley, Commitment to What? folder 385
    • Sizoo, Joseph R., What Darkness Cannot Dim. New Brunswick, NJ: New Brunswick Theological Seminary (undated) folder 386
    • Skinner, Tom, What's the Next More? folder 387
    • Snyder, T. Richard, The Mission of Liberation and its Relationship to Cultural Institutions Withing the United States Society. Valley Forge, PA: American Baptist Home Mission Societies (1972 March 21) folder 388
    • Soileau, Robert R., Is God a Christian? (1962 January) folder 389
    • Sprigle, Ray, I Was a Negro in the South for 30 Days! (1956 April 14-28) folder 390
    • Stanfield, V. L., An Invitation Especially for You (undated) folder 391
    • Starks, M. Thomas, The Lure of the Occult (undated) folder 392
    • Stifler, Francis Carr, Holy Bible - Take, Read. New York: American Bible Society (1955 December 11) folder 393
    • Stringfellow, William, Race, Religion and Revenge. The Christian Century  (1962 February 14) folder 394
    • Stroup, Virtie
      • Civil Rights Granddaddy. The Sentinel, Winston-Salem, North Carolina (1981 July 6) folder 395
      • South is Called Leader on Race. The Sentinel, Winston-Salem, North Carolina (undated) folder 396
    • Taylor, Gardner C., I Preached in South Africa (undated) folder 397
    • Toward Understanding the Crisis of Structure and Institutional Accountability in America (1971 February 22) folder 398
    • Toffler, Alvin, Coping with Future Shock folder 399
    • Turner, Maynard P., Jr., The Winds of Change and the Black Community. Miami, Florida: National Baptist Sunday School and BTU Congress (1969 June 18) folder 400
    • Upchurch, Ernest C., Rapid Social Change folder 401
    • Walker, Wyatt Tee, The Future of the Black Church (1968 November 6-9) folder 402
    • Wallis, Reginald, The New Venture. New York: Loiseaux Brothers (1945 January) folder 403
    • Waters, Leland, Work of Home Mission Board (1959 June 24) folder 404
    • Weatherspoon, J. B., Southern Baptists and Race Relations. Louisville, KY: Social Service Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention (undated) folder 405
    • What Shall it Profit a Man? folder 406
    • Whyte, Lloyd, We Offer Jesus. Louisville, KY (1966 October 11) folder 407
    • Wheeler, Edward L., "Father Knows Best.'' Paternalism: Defined, Applied, Corrected (undated) folder 408
    • Williamson, Juanita V., A Look at Black English (undated) folder 409
    • Wilson, Robert L., The Northern Negro Looks at the Church. New York: Board of Missions of the United Methodist Church (1968) folder 410
    • Wooley, Lawrence F., Psychiatry Today. Foulton County Medical Society Bulletin  (1952 May 1) folder 411
    • Wright, Marion A., A New Era in Human Relations. New South, Vol. 8, no. 6 (1953 June) folder 412
    • Wright, Marion E., Sick and Tired! The Youth Night Address at the American Baptist Convention in Philadelphia (undated) folder 413
  • Interviews
    • Burke, Kenneth E., Black Muslim Encounter folder 414
  • Memorials
    • Higginbotham, Merle (undated) folder 415
  • Pictorial materials
    • Baptist Sunday School Board. Art Department. Nashville, TN (1962 February 27) folder 416
    • Grigg, Wendell Randolph, Sr. (undated) folder 417
    • Pictures of outstanding Negroes folder 418
    • Southern Baptist Convention. Miami, Florida. Fishing Trip (undated) folder 419
  • Professional files
    • Addresses (undated) folder 420
    • Advisory Council on Southern Baptist Work With Negroes
      • A Study of Cooperative Work Between Southern Baptists and Negro Baptists (1960 February) folder 421
      • Joint Committee on Negro Baptist Ministerial Education (1955-1956) folder 422
      • Minutes (1955-1962) folder 423
    • Alabama Baptist State Convention - Missions to Special Groups Meeting (1965 December 9-10) folder 424
    • Alcoholism (1939-1944) folder 425
    • American Baptist Convention - Resolutions. Portland, Oregon (1961 June 17) folder 426
    • American Baptist Home Mission Societies - Annual Report, Reprinted from The American Baptist  (1971 April, 1972) folder 427
    • American Baptist Convention, Boston, MA - Resolutions (1968 May 29-June 2) folder 428
    • American Baptist Theological Seminary. Department of Seminary Extension and Institutes (1965-1967) folder 429
    • Associational Chairmen of Evangelism (1968-1969) folder 430
    • Baptist Conference on Religious Liberty. 8th Annual, Washington, DC (1964 October 7-9) folder 431
    • Baptist General Association of New England, Marlboro, MA, directory (1972 June 21) folder 432
    • Bibliography: The Black Experience in Art, Literature, and Religion (1972 August) folder 433
    • Bibliography: Sects and Cults (undated) box 5 folder 434
    • Birth control (1934-1954) folder 435
    • Black Churchmen's Ecumenical Training Facility, Washington, DC (1969-1971) folder 436
    • Black History curriculum committee report, Atlanta, GA (1972 November 7-8) folder 437
    • Blueprint for Progress. Mayor's Good Neighbor Committee, Rocky Mount (undated) folder 438
    • Boston Baptist Ministries (1972) folder 439
    • Brotherhood Program (1963 June 20) folder 440
    • Catholic Church Gains Among Negroes on Rise. The Carolina Times  (1957 November 23) folder 441
    • Catholic Clergy Conference on the Interracial Apostolate (1968 April 16-18) folder 442
    • Central Harlem Association of Neighborhood Church Enterprise (C.H.A.N.C.E.) materials
      • (1969) folder 443
      • (1970) folder 444
      • (1971) folder 445
    • Changing Community (1968-1970) folder 446
    • Christian Union Program
      • (1968-1970) folder 447
      • (1971-1972) folder 448
    • Church in Changing Virginia. Ginter Park Baptist Church (1968 April 30) folder 449
    • Givil Rights Act of 1967 (Senate No. S.1026) folder 450
    • Clippings
      • (1932-1953) folder 451
      • (1954-1970) folder 452
    • Conference on Work With National Baptists, Glorieta, NM (1963 August 1-7) folder 453
    • Cooperation of Southern Baptist Convention and National Baptists (1971-1972) folder 454
    • Cooperative State Agreements (1961-1968) folder 455
    • Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Supplement (1968 September 15) folder 456
    • Crisis in Our Nation (1968-1970) folder 457
    • Desegregation of Congregations (undated) folder 458
    • Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, Chicago, IL - Good News on Racine Avenue (1966-1967) folder 459
    • Film Resources on Race Relations (1965-1790) folder 460
    • Fruitland Bible Institute, Hendersonville, N.C. - Mountain Messenger, Vol. 1, no. 2 (undated) folder 461
    • Glorieta Baptist Assembly (1968 August 1-7) folder 462
    • Hickory Grove Baptist Church - Constitution and By-Laws (1954) folder 463
    • Higher Education of Negroes and Christian Ministry (1955-1961) folder 464
    • Home Mission Board Committee on the National Crisis minutes (1969 February 13-14) folder 465
    • Human Relations Conference. Snyder Memorial Baptist Church, Fayetteville, N.C. (1967 May 2) folder 466
    • Human Relations Institute (2nd). Providence Baptist Church, Greensboro, N.C. (1963 February 22-24) folder 467
    • Immanuel Baptist Church, New Haven, CT - Proposal for the Development of the Immanuel Human Resources and Crisis Ministry Center (1973) folder 468
    • Indians in U.S. folder 469
    • Inner City Church Consultation folder 470
    • Interracial Cooperation Department of. Report to the North Carolina Baptist State Convention (1960) folder 471
    • Interracial Cooperation for Better Sunday Schools Conference Schedule (undated) folder 472
    • Interreligious Foundations for Community Organization (1969-1971) folder 473
    • Joint Committee on Negro Baptist Ministry (1955-1957) folder 474
    • Journey Into Understanding (undated) folder 475
    • Kentucky Baptist Conferences on Race Relations (1968 February 5-8) folder 476
    • Kentucky Civil Rights Act Covering Employment and Public Accomodations (1966 July 1) folder 477
    • Leadership Readiness Conference (1971) folder 478
    • Louisiana Baptist Missionary Fellowship. Constitution and By-laws folder 479
    • Madison Baptist Association. Mission Action Workshop (1970 November 9) folder 480
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination (1968 April) folder 481
    • Memorial Drive Center. Weekday Program and Community (1969) folder 482
    • Metropolitan Missions Conference. Temple Baptist Church, Durham, N.C. (1969 February 24-25) folder 483
    • Metropolitan Strategy Planning Calendar (1968-1970) folder 484
    • Missions
      • The Bible and Missions (undated) folder 485
      • Findley Edge. Renewal in the Church. A Plan for Missions folder 486
      • Home Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. Board of Directors folder 487
      • Home Missions. Luther Copeland Lectures (1959) folder 488
        • Introduction to the Course in Home Missions
        • Home Missions in the Colonial Period
        • Organization for Home Mission Work
        • Following the Frontier
        • Winning the Immigrants
        • Missions to the Indians
        • Protestant Missionary Efforts Among the Indians
        • Help for Negroes
        • Development of New Frontiers
      • Home Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention. Philosophy and Purposes (1968-1971) folder 489
      • Metropolitan Mission Ministry (1967-1968) folder 490
      • Missionary Orientation (1972 April 17-23) folder 491
      • Mission Exploratory Conference (1967-1969) folder 492
      • Missions 103. The Mission of the Church in the Racially Changing Community. Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary (1968 Fall) folder 493
      • Missions Workshop (1966 August 1-2) folder 494
      • Student Summer Missions (1968 December 12) folder 495
    • The Mormon Movement (undated) folder 496
    • National Baptists in California. Five Year Program (1966-1970) folder 497
    • National Baptists, resource materials
      • (1955-1967) folder 498
      • (1968-1971) folder 499
    • National Catholic Welfare Conference (1962 April 25) box 6 folder 500
    • National Council on Religion and Race (1963) folder 501
    • National Work in Missouri (undated) folder 502
    • Negro Baptist State Convention Presidents (undated) folder 503
    • Negro Book Club Catalog. Supplement. Rev., NY. Negro Book Club (1968) folder 504
    • Negro Colleges and Universities (1951-1952 and 1954 Fall) folder 505
    • Negro Population by States (1960-1970) folder 506
    • Neighborhood Action Projects, Valley Forge, PA. Division of Social Action, Home Mission Societies (1972 April-July) folder 507
    • Next Step in the Churches. Newsletters (1939-1945) folder 508
    • North Carolina Baptist Historical Society, Wake Forest, North Carolina (1967-1987) folder 509
    • North Carolina Baptist State Convention. Calendar of Activities (1945) folder 510
    • North Carolina Council of Churches. Resolution Submitted by the Human Relations Committee (1959-1961) folder 511
    • North Carolina Voter Registration and Population Projection by County and Race (1958) folder 512
    • North Eastern Emphasis Committee materials
      • (1966-1967) folder 513
      • (1968-1970) folder 514
    • Orphans' Friend and Masonic Journal (1952 March 15) folder 515
    • Pamphlets
      • (1952-1969) folder 516
      • (undated) folder 517
    • Park Slope Baptist Church survey and summary, Brooklyn, NY (1970 Summer) folder 518
    • Peace Corps (undated) folder 519
    • Pilot Project Proposed. White and Negro Baptists of Atlanta, GA (undated) folder 520
    • Population Trends of the '60s by States. Department of Planning Services (1971 April) folder 521
    • Poster, Lake Yale Baptist Assembly (1970 August 10-13) folder 522
    • Present Crisis in American Cities. Department of Christian Social Ministries Committee. Report (undated) folder 523
    • Race Relations materials (1958-1970) folder 524
    • Religious Education Committee on Released Time Religious Education report (1952) folder 525
    • Religious News Service (1966) folder 526
    • Research and Projection Committee reports (1968-1969) folder 527
    • Review of Major Events in Black History in America from 1492-1954 folder 528
    • Ridgecrest Baptist Assembly. Work with National Baptists
      • (1968) folder 529
      • (1969) folder 530
      • (1970) folder 531
      • (1971-1972) folder 532
    • Russell High School. Music Department. Tenth Annual Community Christmas Carol Fest (1952 December 18) folder 533
    • Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina. Seminary Without Walls. Proposal (1974 February 19) folder 534
    • Southern Baptists and Segregation. Notes from Southern Baptist Convention Minutes (1845-1947) folder 535
    • Statistical Summary by States on Work With National Baptists (1968) folder 536
    • Statistical Summary of School Segregation/Desegregation in the Southern and Border States (1964-1965) folder 537
    • Sunday School goals and aims (1948-1949) folder 538
    • SWOTS Analysis: A Took of Effective Joint Committees folder 539
    • Texas Convention staff, copies of communications (1969 February 20) folder 540
    • Total Operation for Neighborhood Environment (T.O.N.E.) (1971-1973) folder 541
    • UNESCO report on race (undated) folder 542
    • United Prayer Movement (1968-1969) folder 543
    • Urban America (1967-1968) folder 544
    • Urban ministry (1966-1968) folder 545
    • Urban Oriented Coalition of Evangelicals (undated) folder 546
    • Weatherly Heights Baptist Church, Huntsville, AL materials (1968-1969) folder 547
    • Work With Negroes report (1956) folder 548
    • Yale School of Alcohol Studies. Spillan College, Yale University. Roster of summer session students (1951) folder 549
  • Additions
    • Black Baptists' Contributions To the Religious Development of America. By W.R. Grigg folder 550
    • Urban Studies Seminar, Washington, D.C., Papers from (1968) folder 551
    • Guide for Establishing Missions and Churches. Rev. ed. (1968 October) folder 552

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Wendell Randolph Grigg, Sr. Papers
ID
MS360
Date [inclusive]
1932-1987
Extent
7.8 Linear Feet  6 record cartons

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Finley Turner 2019 October
Access Restrictions
This collection is open for use. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
Wendell Randolph Grigg Papers (MS360), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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